This URL will provide information about my faith journey. I apologize ahead of time, that information may be posted at inconvenient intervals.

This additional blogsite to Sappy Happy Tales,  will be singular to my personal ‘faith transition’ or ‘post Mormonism’ content. The sole purpose for adding the site is purely for self-centered reasons. My life is full of wonderful things, but driving and seeing a therapist has yet to enter my schedule. I would like to have this resource, but until then-there will be “Journaling to Discover and to Express Faith.” I do not intend and most likely will not publish all my written experiences- there is at least 7 years worth.

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HAPPY 16TH ANNIVERSARY: JANUARY 7, 2016

It has been at least 8 years since Jake and I went on a vacation that was just us two. It will be our 16th anniversary this January 7, so our families watched our kiddos during Christmas break while we had an early anniversary celebration.

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La Fayette Cemetery, New Orleans Louisiana

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Jackson Square in French Quarter, New Orleans

 

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Audubon Park is adjacent to the zoo. It had been raining for 2 days almost non-stop. The walk through the park, the vegetation was lush and green.

 

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A little sandwich café near Audubon Park. This was the best pea soup I've ever had. The sandwich had the perfect mixture: soft French bread, condiments and meat. The bean salad to the right was also delicious. Tartine also had reasonable priced menu items.

A little sandwich café near Audubon Park. This was the best pea soup I’ve ever had. The sandwich had the perfect mixture: soft French bread, condiments and meat. The bean salad to the right was also delicious. Tartine also had reasonable priced menu items.

 

I love the style of architecture all throughout the city of New Orleans

I love the style of architecture all throughout the city of New Orleans

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Loyola University, New Orleans

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Bubba Gumps

Bubba Gumps

Broken Yoke. It is hard to find gluten free food in New Orleans, however these GF pancakes were great!

Broken Yoke. It is hard to find gluten free food in New Orleans, however these GF pancakes were great!

Jake had his first Gumbo here and it was delicious. The bake potato was surprisingly spicy and needed plenty of sour cream.

Nola Po Boy Jake had his first Gumbo here and it was delicious. The bake potato was surprisingly spicy and needed plenty of sour cream.

 

The World War ll Museum is huge and a must see attraction if you are here! There is just too much to post from this place, but here are three quotes engraved onto plaques.

The World War ll Museum is huge and a must see attraction if you are here! There is just too much to post from this place, but here are three quotes engraved onto plaques.

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Rocket Fizz Fun store to go in, but we didn't buy any of these overly priced items.

Rocket Fizz
Fun store to go in, but we didn’t buy any of these overly priced items.

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On the rainy days, Jake in I spent most of the day in our World Mark condo binge watching Game of Thrones.

On the rainy days, Jake in I spent most of the day in our World Mark condo binge watching Game of Thrones.